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Rescued Dog Becomes Therapy Dog (VIDEO)

Rescued Dog Becomes Therapy Dog (VIDEO)

Here is an inspiring story. 

A dog is rescued from an animal shelter and finds a loving home. But that’s not the end of the story.  

The dog repays this kindness by becoming a therapy dog, visiting hospitals to comfort and entertain patients who are in need of a little rescuing themselves. What better exemplifies the great bond that can exist between humans and animals, when it’s allowed to happen?

See how proud Shaina is as she does her work.

 

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Photo credit: Mary Lee Hahn

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3:50AM PDT on Apr 13, 2013

That's why they're always our loyal friends

1:21AM PST on Mar 6, 2011

the video has been removed,but i love the story,is great!

9:51AM PST on Feb 26, 2011

Aww shame they removed the video ..

5:04AM PST on Feb 26, 2011

They removed the video.

11:16PM PDT on Oct 19, 2010

Actually I've learned and el for many years now that if it weren't for animals, we would be in deeeper shit! they are sponges and take alot of human suffering on their backs. How many times have I seen pets get sick from a couple often fighting, or stress in their household....seriously they are often our saviors.

10:16AM PDT on Oct 17, 2010

All the animals can be therapeutic,,,its their way of thanking us for being their heroes...

7:09PM PDT on Oct 14, 2010

Rescued dogs seem to be more loving as though they somehow feel a duty to pay back the kindness that they have received by being spared from euthanasia. Hopefully all dogs can be rescued to loving homes and fruitful lives.

7:12PM PDT on Oct 13, 2010

love it !!!!!

6:57PM PDT on Oct 13, 2010

Animals are great companion, they share their good vibes, love all of them.

12:51PM PDT on Oct 13, 2010

My dogs are great, when I'm sad, they know just how to make me feel better.

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